UFC 265 Post-Fight Matchmaker – Gane, Aldo & Luque

UFC 265 was another outstanding event that saw Ciryl Gane become the UFC interim heavyweight champion, Jose Aldo proving he’s still a problem for the 135-pound division, and Vicente Luque emerging as a contender in the welterweight division. We’ll play matchmaker for all these winners and look at who they should fight next.   Ciryl […]

Early Odds Roundup: Gaethje-Chandler, Makhachev-Dos Anjos, Costa-Vettori

The UFC announced a number of key matchups over the weekend and the oddsmakers over at Fanduel already have some of the lines set for these fights. For the one fight they didn’t, I’ll estimate what those odds would look like. Let’s take a closer look.   Paulo Costa vs. Marvin Vettori – UFC Fight […]

5 Can’t Miss Fights For August

With the UFC going head-to-head with Bellator this Saturday, there are a number of key fights happening for both promotions next month. Here’s a look at some of the best fights you won’t want to miss.   Jose Aldo vs. Pedro Munhoz – UFC 264: August 7 Jose Aldo vs Pedro Munhoz Slated for Bantamweight […]

Who Will Islam Makhachev Fight Next After Dominant UFC Vegas 31 Win?

Following his impressive victory at UFC Vegas 31 over Thiago Moises, lightweight Islam Makhachev already had three opponents in mind for his next fight. We’ll take a look at how realistic those fights are to happen and how the Dagestani star would fair against those names mentioned below. Islam Makhachev (@MAKHACHEVMMA) tells me he his […]

What’s Next For Conor McGregor After UFC 264?

Saturday night marks one of the most important fights of Conor McGregor’s career as he looks to close out his trilogy on a positive note against Dustin Poirier. The pair square off in the main event at UFC 264, which takes place at T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas. The implications for this main event are […]

5 Can’t Miss Fights For July

Having no major combat sports events this weekend means we are ramping up for some major fights in July. Going in order of dates, here’s a look at some of the best fights you won’t want to miss.   Gilbert Burns vs. Stephen Thompson – UFC 264: July 10 Two of the nicest (and baddest) […]

3 Main Event Options For UFC Vegas 31

UFC Vegas 31 took a major hit when former featherweight champion Max Holloway was forced out of his headliner spot against Yair Rodriguez due to an undisclosed injury. Less than one month away, here are a look at four potential options to fill that main event spot. Max Holloway suffered an undisclosed injury and has […]

Leon Edwards Deserves A UFC Welterweight Title Shot

Leon Edwards can’t catch a break. Despite dominating Nate Diaz for four of the five scheduled rounds in their UFC 263 welterweight main card fight, pundits are fixating on the fact that the Stockton native nearly finished the 29-year-old near the final bell. Ultimately Edwards survived and won the fight by decision, but that wasn’t […]

Four Underrated Storylines For UFC 263

Saturday’s UFC 263 card is stacked with two title fights, the return of Nate Diaz, and the added bonus of having fans back in the arena. While the focus has mainly been on Israel Adesanya’s rematch against Marvin Vettori, here’s a look at four storylines that may have been lost in the shuffle. Nate Diaz: […]

5 Can’t Miss Fights For June

With a break last weekend, the UFC and Bellator have a number of exciting cards coming up in the month of June. Going in order of dates, here’s a look at some of the best fights you won’t want to miss.   Douglas Lima (c) vs. Yarslav Amosov – Bellator 260: June 11 Douglas Lima […]

Where Does Cody Garbrandt Go From Here?

Former UFC bantamweight champion Cody Garbrandt suffered his fourth loss in his last five fights, as Rob Font outpointed “No Love” over five rounds in the main event of UFC Vegas 27 this past Saturday. The setback pushed Garbrandt out of a 135-pound contenders spot in one of the UFC’s most stacked divisions. So what’s […]